ADVFN Plc engages in the development and provision of financial information via internet. The company provides global stocks and shares information to corporate customers primarily to retail investors. It also offers research services and the exploration of ancillary internet sites. ADVFN and its subsidiaries provide online integrated financial information from various stock exchanges across the globe. It operates its business through following segments: Provision of financial information and that of research services and Others. The company was founded by Michael J. Hodges and Clement Hadrian Chambers on April 24, 1989 and is headquartered in Ongar, the United Kingdom.